And if that was not enough, then Trump tweeted this just today.
Despite what you have heard from the FAKE NEWS, I had a GREAT meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Nevertheless, Germany owes.....— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 18, 2017
Yeah the meeting was so great that Trump then felt it necessary to shake the Chancellor down like some Mafia goon for protection money....vast sums of money to NATO & the United States must be paid more for the powerful, and very expensive, defense it provides to Germany!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 18, 2017
Perhaps somebody should inform Orange Hitler that this deal with Germany is part of the 1949 North Atlantic Treaty (NATO for short) that we signed to ensure that they knew we had their back as a preventive measure to tamp down the kind of desperation that would allow a fascist to rise to power in that country again.
Too bad there was nothing in place to prevent it from happening here in this country.
Oh wait, there was. It is called the Constitution.